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Friendship, activities, laughter and time for a chat

If you'd like to know a bit more about our groups, give us a call on 01670 784 800

We'd love to see you at our fun and friendly social groups across Northumberland!

Every week is different, so pop in and enjoy a cuppa and a chat with friends.

Activities include:

  • Board Games
  • Arts and Crafts
  • Visits from Local Groups
  • Information and Advice
  • Hot beverages with cakes and biscuits

Who can join?

Anyone over the age of 50 who lives in Northumberland is welcome to join.
We are a super friendly, inclusive group.


Amble - Mondays - 10am - 12pm

Dolphin Court

Percy Drive


NE65 0BS

Ashington - Fridays - 1pm - 3pm

The Round House

Lintonvile Parkway


NE63 9JZ

Bedlington - Mondays - 1:30pm - 2:30pm

Bedlington Library

Glebe Road 


NE22 6JX

Blyth - Tuesdays - 10am - 12pm

St Mary's Parish Centre

Wanley Street


NE24 1DP

Cramlington - Fridays - 9:30am - 11:30am

Cramlington Community Hub

Manor Walks Shopping Centre


NE23 6YB

Cost: £2 per session

Morpeth - Fridays - 10am - 12pm

Morpeth Library

Morpeth Sports and Leisure Centre

Gas House Lane


NE61 1SR

Ponteland - Wednesdays - 10.30am - 12pm

St Mary's Parish Centre

Thornhill Road


NE20 9PZ

Haltwhistle - Wednesdays - 1pm - 3pm

Haltwhistle Hospital

Community Room, Ground Floor



NE49 9AJ

Woodhorn Gardening Group - Wednesdays - 10am - 12pm

Woodhorn Museum

QEII Country Park


NE63 9YF


Find out why Social Fridays is so special from our members on the video below:

About our social groups

  • Download our leaflet to find out more about our social groups and to spread the word to your friends and family.

    Find out more (PDF, 1 MB)

  • Thanks to our funders

    A huge thank you to the Community Foundation, Cumbria, Northumberland, Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust and ASDA for supporting our Social Groups across Northumberland.

Volunteer at our Social Groups

Could you spare two or three hours a week to volunteer at one of our Social Fridays/Mondays groups? We would love to hear from you! Contact Susan our Volunteer Co-Ordinator for further information.